One of the country’s best-known DJs Tim Westwood is allegedly profiting from hosting violent gang videos on YouTube an investigation has found. Tim Westwood, a former BBC radio star and the son of a bishop, runs a channel on the social media platform that is identified in a leaked police database as hosting videos showing … Continue reading Tim Westwood Called Out For Allegedly Profiting From Gang Violence
It was recently announced that the organisers of the 2nd Annual Bristol Diversity Awards will present three special awards that will be given at the main event on Royal Wedding Day, Saturday 19 May. The 2018 ceremony is be held at the Mercure Holland House Hotel & Spa on Redcliffe Hill Bristol and will see … Continue reading The Bristol Diversity Awards Honours The Bristol Heroes
Massive streaming services #Spotify and #Pandora announced earlier this week that they will stop promoting #RKelly’s music on their music platforms due to the numerous accusations of sexual assault brought against him. In a statement made by Spotify, "the singer’s music will remain on the streaming service, but they just want their “editorial decisions — … Continue reading R.Kelly’s Management Team Responds After Spotify’ Announces They’ll Stop Promoting His Music.
The Headies Music Awards 2018 is in its 12th edition and it is a spectacle to behold with top notch performances and a fair attempt at delivering a world class set up. The big winners from this years award are ROOKIE OF THE YEAR: AIR BOY TENI (WINNER) JUNIOR BOY PERUZZI BEST STREET-HOP ARTISTE … Continue reading The Headies Awards 2018 Winners
Sunday 4th February 2018, social media was rocked by a huge announcement. If you haven't guessed it already, it's none other than Kylie Jenner The youngest member of the Kardashian-Jenner clan and her rapper boyfriend, Travis Scott gave birth to a healthy baby girl on February 1st 2018. She weighed in at 8lbs 9oz. … Continue reading Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott Welcomes Baby Girl 01/02/2018
The journey to becoming one of Britain’s best up-and-coming MCs has not been easy for Paigey Cakey – but after tackling alopecia and her toxic relationship, she is finally ready to move on to the right direction. Paigey Cakey has overcome hardship, but is now ready to focus on herself and release new music. According to … Continue reading A New Paige For Cakey
According to Caribbean 360, the state of emergency in St James, the parish in which Jamaica’s tourist capital is located, tourism officials are seeking to assure that there’s no reason for visitors not to come to the country. And Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett is this weekend travelling to meet with several of the island’s partners … Continue reading Tourism Minister Assures, Jamaica Is Safe For Visitors Despite State of Emergency.
Amara La Negra, Dominican rapper and 'Love & Hip-Hop' star, was the victim of colourism, shedding light on the deep-rooted issues regarding anti-blackness within the Latino community AMARA LA Negra, a Dominican rapper was on the reality show Love & Hip-Hop: Miami, when a music producer known as Young Hollywood made ignorant anti-black remarks about her … Continue reading Is There Such Thing As Too Dark To Be A Latina?
SEUN KUTI is definitely a chip off the old block. The youngest son of Nigerian Afrobeat legend Fela Kuti, is back with a new album with a fresh vibrant sound which still evokes the same messages that flowed passionately from his father’s music to his very own. The album, entitled Black Times, is an extraordinary … Continue reading Seun Kuti Continues The Kuti Legacy
Following the controversy surrounding fast-fashion retailer H&M’s decision to style a black child model in a “Coolest Monkey in the Jungle” hoodie, Wycon Cosmetics is the latest multinational firm facing social media scrutiny after naming a black nail polish Thick as A Nigga. The company which is present in the form of 200 monobrand store … Continue reading Italian Cosmetics Company Wycon Names Nail Polish “Thick as A N*gga” Branding
Actress Nafessa Williams will play a bulletproof superhero known as Thunder in the CW D.C comic series Black Lightning. NAFESSA WILLIAMS (Thunder), stars alongside Cress Williams (Black Lightning), China Anne McClain (Lightning), Christine Adams (Lynn Pierce) as CW’s first ever black superhero tv show, hit screens last Tuesday (Jan 16). The character of Thunder, whose real … Continue reading Black Lesbian Superhero “Thunder”
Nominations for the 90th Academy Awards were announced Tuesday via CNN And the nominees are..... BEST PICTURE "Call Me by Your Name" "Darkest Hour" "Dunkirk" "Get Out" "Lady Bird" "Phantom Thread" "The Post" "The Shape of Water" "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE Sally Hawkins, "The Shape of Water" Frances McDormand, … Continue reading Oscar Nominations 2018: Full List By Category
According to CNBC, A report projecting weak iPhone X orders temporarily trimmed some of Apple's stock growth on Tuesday. J.P. Morgan analyst Narci Chang wrote in a research note that "high-end smartphones are clearly hitting a plateau this year." The note went on to predict that manufacturing of the iPhone X — the latest flagship … Continue reading Apple To Discontinue The IPhone X
We have all heard of and probably watched seasons of 'The Real Housewives Of Atlanta' 'Basketball Ball Wives', 'Baller Wives', 'WAGS' and 'The Platinum Life. But nobody prepared us for Nigeria's new show produced by celebrity blogger, Linda Ikeji. Since the premiere of the shows trailer, There has been an uproar from fellow Nigerians all … Continue reading Linda Ikeji’s Oyinbo Wives Of Lagos Causes Havoc
Following Solange, A$AP Mob and Kaia and Presley Gerber, Calvin Klein revealed that the Kardashian-Jenner sisters are the newest set of famous familial faces of its #MyCalvins campaign on Monday morning. Photographed by Willy Vanderperre, the five half-siblings (sans Rob Kardashian) showcase the brand's signature underwear and denim line on the campaign's barnyard-style set, complete … Continue reading Kardashian-Jenner Sisters in Calvin Klein Campaign
Mo'Nique is accusing Netflix of being gender and colour biased and wants fans to boycott the streaming service after she said she was offered a deal that was significantly less than what other comedians were paid. The 'Almost Christmas' actress, 50, posted a video on her Instagram page slamming the company for offering her $500,000 to do a comedy special when Amy … Continue reading American Comedian Mo’Nique Wants Fans To Boycott Netflix
The internet has been buzzing the past few days over a hoodie with inscription “Coolest Monkey in the Jungle” worn by a black kid which is being promoted by clothing giant H&M. Social media users and celebrities all over the world had condemned the ad with TheWeeknd and G-Eazy saying they will no longer work with the brand. The Economic Freedom … Continue reading Protesters Vandalise H&M Store In South Africa Over “Monkey In The Jungle” Hoodie.
Little Mix star Leigh-Anne Pinnock was granted restraining order against Terroll Lewis who slapped her in a restaurant. Bodybuilder and ‘lifestyle vlogger’ Terroll Lewis has been given a restraining order banning him from making contact and coming within feet with Little Mix’s Leigh-Anne Pinnock for three years. Terrol claimed he had meant to ‘push Leigh-Anne’s … Continue reading Terroll Lewis Slaps Little Mix Star
Urbans, if you've forgotten one of your belongings or property e.g. Phone, hat, coat, wallet or bag in a Uber, make sure you got them £££ ready to pay. According to The Telegraph, Uber will now be charging a flat fee of £12 ($15) for drivers to return missing items to customers. Uber drivers have … Continue reading Uber To Charge Customers For Lost Property
The beautiful Nigerian singer and songwriter Nin iola has joined London based independent rights management and publishing company, Kobalt Music. The powerhouse company is the home of other huge acts like Carly Rae Jepsen and Zayn Malik revealed the news on their Instagram page saying: "Couldn’t be happier to welcome the incredible @ … Continue reading Nigerian Singer Songwriter Signs to Kobalt Music in U.K